VIDEO: Pete Rock Talks Hip Hop, Producing w/ Hardware, Yeezus + More

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Legendary Hip Hop producer Pete Rock links up with HYPETRAK TV for an in-depth interview on a number of different topics.  Rock gives insight behind strictly using hardware to make beats rather than conforming to today’s digital standards, his massive vinyl collection which is stored in several locations and touches on the evolution of Hip Hop’s subject mattter.  Pete also gets into details on his past relationship with Heavy D, what music he listens to, Yeezus and so much more.  Check out how it all went down and be sure to pick up Rock’s most recent mixtape titled 80 Blocks From Tiffany’s 2 which is now available.

VIDEO: Chance The Rapper Interview w/ Hypetrak TV

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Hypetrak TV catches up with rising Hip Hop star Chance The Rapper out in Chicago and get his thoughts on a number of topics.  As the interview plays out Chance discusses his acclaimed mixtape release with Acid Rap, the project leaking early just before its release time, the meaning behind “Paranoia,” his idea of a perfect day in Chicago and much more.  Watch as Chance also touches on the difference between performing in Chicago and out on the road and earning co-signs from some of the most talented veterans in music.

VIDEO: 50 Cent Talks New Artists & Music Industry Politics

Fifty recently had a sit down with Hypetrak TV and speaks on a number of industry politics and what motivates him to continue making music.  Fif also shares some insight into how he believes upcoming artists now operate when attempting to make a name for themselves.  Definitely worth a view, peep the footy below.